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Raigad Adventure Club arranged one day Trek to Dukes Nose on 20th Nov 2016



Little info about Dukes Nose

Grade: Easy
Region: Lonavala
Base Village : Kurwande

 

Dukes nose is a huge pinnacle which can be seen while travelling between Mumbai and Pune. It’s shape is like a nose or a thumb. The sights from the top are unique and magnificent as one sees a vast landscape and the winding Mumbai Pune Express Highway cutting through the ghats and trains chugging along the tracks. It si famous for rock climnbing, valley crossing and rappelling adventure activities.

Full Itinerary: -
The journey starts with the Indrayani express. People interested should catch this train from respective stations with ticket & meet at lonavala station. (Plz get your respected stations at least half an hour earlier, as there might be a long queue for the tickets).

Train Timings :- Indrayani Express
CST – 5:40 am
Dadar – 5.51 am
Thane – 6.14 am
Kalyan – 6.35 am
Lonavla – 8.00 am

Pune people :
Catch Pune Lonavala Local Train … Timings are as below
Pune Station: 06:27 Hrs
Shivaji Nagar : 06:33 Hrs
Lonavala Station: 07:50 Hrs

Breakfast – Tea Time  @ lonavala Station
08:45 Hrs: Move 2 Kurvande village by Ricks / Jeeps
09:00 Hrs: @ Kurvande Village
09:30 Hrs: Ascend
11:45 Hrs: Atop Dukes Nose Exploration, Lunch, rest etc (2 hrs approx)
13:30 Hrs: Descend
14:30 Hrs: @ Kurvande Village


Leave From kurvande to Lonavla by Ricks / Jeeps

Take train / bus to Mumbai / Pune
We would be returning to Mumbai by 19:00 Hrs (thts-subjective).


Fees: - Rs 350/- per person
Which includes Transport from Lonavala to Lonavala, Morning Breakfast & Tea, RAC Charges.

Things to be carry for the trek: -
1. A haversack to put in all the things to be carried. So that one has hands free while trekking.
2. A bottle of water (3 Ltrs) – LUNCH for the Day (a must)
3. Camera (Optional), Avoid wearing Gold and other jewelry (at own risk)
4. Electoral / Enerzyl powder, 2 Lemon, some snacks & biscuits
5. Personal medicines.
6. A good trekking shoes, wind cheater.

 

Contact:-

Roshan: - 9860625491 (If call not reachable, please put a massege)

Suhas: - 7276871749 (whatsaap only).

Email-id: - raigadadventureclub@gmail.com

 

Before call please note:-

Read the event itinerary at least once.

Expected batch size is minimum 10. We don’t provide current bookings information till the bookings are closed.

All our treks are gender friendly and we had 30-40% female participants in all of our earlier event.

Beginners are also able to do this trek.

First come first serve basis of booking.

 

Send your money in following account

Name: - Roshan Nainani

Bank name: - Bank of Maharashtra, Pune university Campus.

A/c. no.  60032422350

A/C type: - Saving bank.

IFSC code: - MAHB0001355

 

 

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